Palakkad Urban Region

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Palakkad is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Class I UAs/Towns. Palakkad city is governed by Municipality and is situated in Palakkad Urban Region.

The total population of Palakkad UA/Metropolitan region is 293,533. The male population of which is 143,676 while female population is 149,857.

Palakkad Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Palakkad Agglomeration is 92.05% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Palakkad stood at 95.30 % and 88.96 % respectively. Total literates in Palakkad UA were 244,299 of which males were 123,193 and remaining 121,106 were females.

Palakkad Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Palakkad UA is around 9.58 % of total Palakkad UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Palakkad Urban region were 28,132 of which male were 14,409 while remaining 13,723 childs were female.

Palakkad Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Palakkad UA was found higher with figure of 1043 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 952 per 1000 boys in Palakkad Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Palakkad Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Palakkad
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State Kerala
Palakkad UA Total Male Female
Population 293,533 143,676 149,857
Literates 244,299 123,193 121,106
Children (0-6) 28,132 14,409 13,723
Average Literacy (%) 92.05 % 95.30 % 88.96 %
Sexratio 1043
Child Sexratio 952

Palakkad Region - Cities & Towns

Palakkad UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Palakkad (Municipality) 130,955 63,833 67,122

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Hemambikanagar Census Town 28,592
Marutharode Census Town 24,963
Pirayiri Census Town 41,359
Pudussery Central Census Town 16,629
Pudussery West Census Town 20,140
Puthuppariyaram Census Town 30,895
# Urban Region Child %
1 Malappuram 14.07 %
2 Aurangabad 13.50 %
3 Ghaziabad 13.45 %
4 Raipur 13.15 %
5 Meerut 12.99 %
* Min 10 Lakh Population
# Urban Region Sex Ratio
1 Kozhikode 1102
2 Kochi 1030
3 Coimbatore 994
4 Chennai 985
5 Nagpur 960
* Min 20 Lakh Population